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Lemmy Tribute To Be Erected At His Favourite Bar

The veteran rocker died in December (15) after a short battle with cancer, and now bosses at the famed Rainbow Bar & Grill on the Sunset Strip have unveiled plans to revamp the...

Lemmy Lives On In Final Motorhead Concert Footage

The heavy metal act invited a camera crew to film shows and backstage antics towards the end of the group's 2015 tour, not knowing the dates would be Lemmy's last. The footage...

Lemmy Tribute Planned At Swedish Racing Festival

The rockers will join British heavy metal veterans Saxon for a memorial gig in Ljungbyhed, Sweden in September (16), as part of the V8 Thunder Cars racing series. The gig has dubbed...

Norman Reedus Honours Lemmy With Tattoo

The actor and Mastodon guitarist visited the Abracadabra Tattoo shop in New Orleans, Louisiana over the weekend (19-20Mar16) and left with different tattoos honouring the Motorhead frontman, who died in December (15), aged...

Dave Grohl Requested Lemmy Tribute At Grammys

The heavy metal star died in December (15) after a short battle with cancer, with the Foo Fighters singer attending his funeral in Los Angeles and getting an Ace of Spades tattoo in...

Lemmy Statue Gets Underway

The Motorhead frontman was a regular at the Rainbow Bar & Grill in Los Angeles and owners of the venue celebrated his life by holding a memorial event in January (16), weeks after...

Lemmy Statue Planned For His Favourite Bar

The Motorhead frontman, who died in December (15) after a brief battle with cancer, was a regular customer at the Rainbow Bar & Grill on the city's Sunset Boulevard, and his life was...

Dave Grohl Performs Tribute To Lemmy At Annual Dimebash Celebration

The Pantera legend was shot and killed by a crazed fan at a show in Ohio on 8 December, 2004 and his surviving bandmates and famous friends have gathered for the so-called Dimebash...

Michael Schenker: 'Lemmy Asked Me To Be Motorhead's First Guitarist'

The UFO star claims the late heavy rocker invited him to become the band's first guitarist but Schenker declined the opportunity. "It was many years ago," he tells Metal Talk. "We toured...

Lemmy's Cancer Death Confirmed

The rocker's death certificate has been obtained by TMZ.com and it confirms he lost his battle with an aggressive cancer on 28 December (15), days after Lemmy turned 70. Reports suggest he...

Jack Daniel's Motorhead Bourbon Sell Out In Days

All 288 bottles of the single-barrel Motorhead whiskey have been snapped up by fans of the heavy rocker, who died on 28 December (15). Launching the bourbon last week (ends08Jan16), Jack Daniel's...

Lemmy Lands Drink Honour

The Motorhead frontman, who passed away last month (Dec15) after a short battle with cancer, was a longtime drinker of Jack Daniel's and Coca-Cola, and bosses at a leading drinks industry publication have...

Motorhead's Phil Campbell And Eddie Clarke Blame Health And Travel Issues For Lemmy Memorial Absence

Lemmy was laid to rest at Forest Lawn Memorial Cemetery, with Ozzy Osbourne, KISS star Gene Simmons, Queen's Brian May, Dave Grohl, and Slash among the mourners. The service was streamed live...

Lemmy Laid To Rest In Los Angeles, As Slash And Dave Grohl Lead Tributes To MotöRhead Frontman

Motörhead frontman Lemmy Kilmister was laid to rest on Saturday, in a ceremony befitting a rock and roll legend at the Forest Lawn Memorial Cemetery in Los Angeles. Over 280,00 fans watched the ceremony live...

Tributes Paid As Motorhead Frontman Lemmy Is Laid To Rest

The Brit rocker died at the age of 70 on 28 December (15), just two days after discovering he had an aggressive form of cancer. Motorhead's manager Todd Singerman said that at...

Lemmy Promoting Milk From Beyond The Grave

The veteran rocker shot the campaign for Finnish dairy giant Valio less than a month before he passed away in December (15), aged 70, and in the clip, he is seen exiting a...

Motorhead's Lemmy Stars Posthumously In Finnish Milk Advert

The late Motörhead frontman Lemmy is posthumously starring in an advert promoting milk, which was filmed less than a month before his untimely death.Lemmy, whose real name was Ian Fraser Kilmister, passed away on December...

Craig Strickland's Memorial To Be Streamed Online

The 29-year-old Backroad Anthem singer and his friend Chase Morland went on a hunting trip during winter storm Goliath in late December (15), and their bodies were later found by a police search...

Fans Launch Petition For Periodic Table Element To Be Named After MotöRhead's Lemmy

Fans of the late Mötorhead frontman Lemmy have launched a petition to name a new periodic table element in honour of the singer. Lemmy, who was born Ian Fraser Kilmister, died on December 28th, aged...

Motorhead Fans Can Watch Lemmy's Memorial Service Online

Devotees have been asked to stay away from the family and friends service at Forest Lawn Memorial Park in Hollywood, but they won't miss out as the whole memorial will stream on Motorhead's...

Lemmy Fan Creates Petition To Rename Bridge

The rocker passed away on 28 December (15) after a short battle with an extremely aggressive form of cancer. Lemmy, real name Ian Fraser Kilmister, was born in Staffordshire, England but...

Motorhead Fans Launch Chart Campaign

The veteran rocker passed away last month (Dec15) just four days after turning 70, following a short battle with cancer, and his death plunged the music world into mourning. Fans of the...

Lemmy Memorial To Be Held At Rainbow Bar & Grill

The frontman passed away on 28 December (15) two days after he had been diagnosed with terminal cancer, and stars of the rock world flooded social media with tributes to the star....

Slash Paid New Year's Eve Tribute To Lemmy With Ace Of Spades Cover

The rocker was performing with his band The Conspirators in Las Vegas on Thursday (31Dec15) when he took a moment to remember the Motorhead frontman, who died on 28 December (15). During...

Lemmy Planned To Haunt Tears For Fears After Death In Final Interview

The Motorhead frontman lost a brief battle with cancer on Monday (28Dec15) - four days after turning 70 - and now one of his last interviews, with a German TV network, has come...

Tony Iommi: 'Lemmy Really Did Drink A Bottle Of Whiskey A Day'

The Motorhead frontman passed away on Monday (28Dec15) just two days after he was diagnosed with terminal cancer, and four days after his 70th birthday. His passing sparked an outpouring of tributes...

Ozzy Osbourne Remembers Lemmy In Touching Tribute

The Motorhead rocker was diagnosed with terminal cancer on Saturday (26Dec15) and, according to his manager, was given two to six months to live. However, he tragically passed away just two days later – four...

Lemmy's Manager: 'He Was Given Months To Live'

The rock world was thrown into mourning on Monday (28Dec15) when it was announced that the frontman had passed away four days after his 70th birthday following "a short battle with an extremely...

Tributes Pour In For MotöRhead Frontman Lemmy, Who Has Died Aged 70

Tributes are being paid to Motörhead frontman Lemmy, who died yesterday after a short battle with an extremely aggressive form of cancer. The rock legend’s passing was announced in a post on the band’s official...

Motorhead Star Lemmy Loses Battle With Cancer Four Days After Turning 70

The hard-living heavy rock legend has battled serious health issues in recent years, forcing him to scale back on his fabled alcohol intake and prompting his band to reschedule concert dates. But...

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